Burst - Divergent

$75.00
Black/White
Style #: 12730 BKW

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Discover your strengths in the SKECHERS Burst - Divergent shoe. Unique flat knit mesh fabric upper in a lace up athletic fashion comfort high top sneaker with interwoven, nearly seamless design. Air Cooled Memory Foam insole, Burst midsole.

Construction

  • Flat Knit mesh nearly one piece fabric upper
  • Interwoven two-color stripe designs
  • Lace up athletic fashion comfort high top sneaker
  • Stitching accents
  • Open weave mesh front and side panels
  • Interwoven ventilating side design
  • Fabric heel stripe overlay with top pull on tab
  • Side S logo
  • Mid high top design for added comfort and stability
  • Lace up front with embroidered eyelets
  • Padded collar and tongue
  • Soft fabric shoe lining
  • Air Cooled Memory Foam cushioned comfort insole
  • Burst Compound midsole with superior impact cushioning protection and remarkable energy return
  • Soft responsive Burst Compound allows maximum flexibility and is extremely light weight
  • Textured midsole finish
  • Flexible outsole with Burst Grip traction design
  • 1 1/2 inch heel

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Reviews

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SportBurst - Divergent
 
4.8

(based on 116 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (93)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (108)
  • Lightweight (104)
  • Attractive (93)
  • Good cushioning (66)
  • Arch support (59)

Cons

  • Wears out easily (7)
  • Poor arch support (6)
  • Poor cushioning (4)
  • Narrow / tight (3)

Best Uses

  • Walking (101)
  • Pavement (61)
  • Gym (38)
  • Running (15)
  • Wet weather (13)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      96% 

      (107 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      97% 

      (108 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (98), Low arch (6), High arch (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (79), Rarely work out (12), Gym rat (11), Enthusiast (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (104), Yes (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Style, Great Colors

I love these shoes and own several colors! They fit me true to size and are very comfortable, and can easily be worn all day long! They come with two different color shoe...Read complete review

I love these shoes and own several colors! They fit me true to size and are very comfortable, and can easily be worn all day long! They come with two different color shoe laces and gives the shoes two different looks, both look great. I wear mine mainly for casual wear to go here and there, but I also use them for walking. I have received many compliments on the style and the colors of my shoes. Many people have asked where they could purchase a pair! I like a good walking shoe, but I have to have shoes with style that look good too, and these fit the bill. I really like it when I purchase shoes and get rewarded for it too, where I get 10, 20 or 30.00 dollars off or more for my next purchase, it just puts a smile on my face every time! :) I rate these shoes with 5 stars, and definitely recommend them! :)

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Comfortable, not durable

Though I find these very comfortable, I've only been worn them for two weeks and the soles are already getting slick and worn. I would only recommend these if you are only going to...Read complete review

Though I find these very comfortable, I've only been worn them for two weeks and the soles are already getting slick and worn. I would only recommend these if you are only going to wear them occasionally or only indoors. Does not appear to be durable enough for everyday walking on concrete.

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5.0

I Love these gym shoes

By 

from Calhoun, LA

About Me Gym Rat

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Absorbs Shock
  • Attractive Design
  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Good Arch Support
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gym
    • Walking

    Comments about Burst - Divergent:

    I walked around in these shoes on all day and they were so comfortable. They are so lightweight I hardly knew I had them on. Good support.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • Average Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I would buy this again, good fit

    By 

    from Hawaii

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Pavement
      • Walking

      Comments about Burst - Divergent:

      No

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Bought for my wife she loves them

      By 

      from Kerrville tx

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Absorbs Shock
      • Attractive Design
      • Comfortable
      • Durable
      • Good Arch Support
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Walking

        Comments about Burst - Divergent:

        She says they feel like walking on marshmallows

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        Love them..

        By 

        from Antelope, CA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Comfortable
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • No cons as of yet.

        Best Uses

        • Pavement
        • Walking

        Comments about Burst - Divergent:

        I wear them as long as it isn't wet outside since they are cloth. I think they are one of the best product that Skechers has. And thats saying alot since I have owned at least 20 pairs, from tennis shoes, boots, casual wear. Still wearing ones I bought 12 years ago. They may be used only for yard work but the do work..

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        So far the show is very comfortable with great ankle support

        By 

        from Elizabeth City NC

        About Me Gym Rat

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable

        Cons

        • Poor Arch Support

        Best Uses

        • Walking

        Comments about Burst - Divergent:

        None

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        Discussions

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        Get answers from SKECHERS customers or our in-house shoe expert.

        18 Questions | 19 Answers
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        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Is there any black color for men?
          Asked on 12/1/2016 by Vise from Bew jersey

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            There is a black/black color in the similar looking Burst - Up and Under model for men, it is currently out of stock but appears to be coming back into stock around early mid December. The Burst - Donlen is another Burst model with a high-rise front, that is currently in stock in a black color.

            Answered on 12/2/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Do these shoes have a removable insole? I need to use orthotic inserts.
          Asked on 10/5/2016 by Michelle from CA

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            The Air Cooled Memory Foam insole in the Burst shoes should be able to be pulled out with a little extra force if needed.

            Answered on 10/7/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Hi.This shoes can be used to play tennis. Thank
          Asked on 8/29/2016 by Eli from Venezuela

          2 answers

          • A:

            While I have not yet purchased these shoes, I have played tennis for 20 years. You should have a smooth sole on your tennis shoe. If you have traction on the bottom of your sole it is more likely that you can injure yourself. Please consider this. I would not personally buy this shoe for tennis, but for walking.

            Answered on 10/16/2016 by Kip tennis star from Sherman Oaks, CA
          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            The Burst shoes are meant as a comfort sneaker that could also be used for some gym activities. They have a smooth outsole with soft traction nubs. I haven't heard from any customers specifically regarding tennis playing in these, but they should be comfortable and supportive for a casual game at least.

            Answered on 8/30/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Are these shoes true to size? I'm 10 in Shape-Ups, so I'd like to know if I should buy these ones in 10 too?
          Asked on 8/26/2016 by Ana

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            These should fit similar to the Shape-ups shoes, I would advise trying these in the 10 if you fit those in a 10.

            Answered on 8/29/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Are these shoes comfortable and will they prevent my foot from hurting because i work on my feet for 8hrs a day everyday
          Asked on 5/9/2016 by Cilla from Hinesville, Ga

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            I do recommend the Burst shoes for comfort and support - they are very light and flexible with great shock absorption.

            Answered on 5/10/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Are these shoes available in any stores or only online?
          Asked on 4/23/2016 by Debi from Michigan

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            The Burst shoes should be available at Skechers Retail stores as well as Skechers.com.

            Answered on 4/25/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Do these have memory foam? And leather?
          Asked on 4/14/2016 by T from California

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            The Burst - Divergent have an Air Cooled Memory Foam insole. The shoes have no leather in them, they are made from a flat knit mesh fabric. There are some leather versions coming soon though.

            Answered on 4/15/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          I put in a promo code to receive $ 10 off. It did not register during checkout. How can I reapply it for credit towards this purchase? This promo was the reason why I am purchasing my second pair of Divergents.
          Asked on 4/13/2016 by MEME

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            If you have already placed your order, you may want to try to cancel it and redo it with the promo code entered before you complete checkout. SPRSAVE10 should work on this style.

            Answered on 4/14/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          I like the navy ones. I'm looking for very fresh shoes, but I'm wondering if the mesh is open or if it has another fabric covering the holes from inside? I'd like to get as many ventilation as posible, since I live in a very hot place.
          I'd also like to know if these ones are the same ones sold in Amazon by Scheckers, since the ones in there seem to have padded tongue and more pad from inside. Could you please clarify this too? Thanks.
          Asked on 4/13/2016 by Ana

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            The mesh on the Divergent shoe is nice and breezy, it's stable and durable yet has very good air flow. These should be the same model as the ones that Amazon sells, especially if they are the same name. I'm not sure what their photos look like, but the Divergent shoes on skechers.com should be the correct look.

            Answered on 4/14/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
        • Burst - Divergent

          Q:

          Can you buy two different sizes like the right foot 9 1/2 . The left foot 7
          Asked on 4/5/2016 by Sandra from Hoffman estate IL

          1 answer

          • Staff Reviewer

            A:

            Not usually - but there are websites our customers have told us about where you can trade with other customers that need two different size feet.

            Answered on 4/6/2016 by Tim the Shoe Guy from SKECHERS
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